North Mahaska Junior Senior High School

  • North Mahaska Junior Senior High School serves 265 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

School Overview

  • North Mahaska Junior Senior High School's student population of 265 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students265 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Mahaska Junior Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Mahaska Junior Senior High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#266 out of 1,252 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
1%
11%
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White
97%
77%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Mahaska Junior Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.060.39
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Mahaska Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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